Born and raised in the Tri-State, Kat is proud to call the River City her home. She has always enjoyed spending her days surrounded by music - it has always played an integral part in her life. When the headphones are off, Kat enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors. She believes road trips are good for the soul and that there isn't much a trip to the beach won't cure. An avid animal lover, she is also a big supporter of the local animal rescue community.
What the Heck is Skunk Cabbage and Where Can You Find It in Indiana?
Skunk cabbage is blooming in Indiana. Here's what you need to know.
Devil’s Claw Might Be the Strangest Seed in Indiana
The witches in Shakespeare’s Macbeth may have used "Eye of Newt" and "Toe of Frog" in their cauldrons but in Indiana, we have "Devil's Claw."
Here’s Why You Should Be Using Green Porch Lights in Tennessee
Find out what it means when you see a green porch light in Tennessee, and why you should have one too.
Study Ranks Illinois Among the Best States in America for Singles to Find Love
A new study ranks Illinois among the best states for singles to find love.
Illinois Homeowners Beware: This Invasive Worm Will Kill Your Lawn
Generally, worms are wonderful friends to have in your garden, but that isn't the case with the invasive species of jumping worms that have infiltrated dozens of Illinois counties
Illinois Non-Profit Helping Residents File Their Taxes for Free
Tax season is here and maximizing your tax refund is likely a top priority. One Illinois non-profit is offering free tax assistance for Illinois residents who qualify.
Dozens of Dairy Products Recalled Across IL, IN & KY Linked to Deadly Listeria Outbreak
Twenty-six cases of Listeria-related illness and two deaths have been linked to the recalled dairy products that include cheeses, sour cream, and yogurts.
Cicadas are Coming to Illinois But Don’t Eat Them If You’re Allergic to Shellfish
For the first time in 221 years a rare cicada emergence will take place in Illinois in 2024. While you may be tempted to eat them, they could be deadly for some.
Deadly Fungus Spreading Across US – Has It Been Detected in Indiana, Kentucky, or Illinois Yet?
The deadly, drug-resistant fungus, Candida auris outbreak in Seattle, Washington has sparked headlines, but it has been present in many other states for years.
Watch Out Kentucky! It’s Almost Amphibian Migration Season
There are 57 species of amphibians that call the Commonwealth of Kentucky home, and during the cool, rainy, and wet season of late-winter into early-spring, most of them are on the move.
Study Ranks Kentucky Among the Worst States in America for Singles to Find Love
A new study ranks Kentucky among the worst states for singles to find love.
Evansville Reptile & Exotics Expo Planning Multiple Events for 2024
The Reptile and Exotics Show is set to return to Evansville, Indiana with multiple events planned for 2024.